Brussels, October 20, 2017 --- Solvay has appointed Peter Browning as President of the Aroma Performance Global Business Unit.
Peter has more than 20 years of leadership experience within Solvay, including as Automotive Market Director and General Manager for the former Engineering Plastics Global Business Unit and as Business Unit Director for Silica. Before joining Solvay, Peter held both commercial and production management roles with Procter & Gamble.
Peter Browning holds a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering degree from Aston University, UK, and an MBA from London Business School.
Solvay is a multi-specialty chemical company, committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. Solvay innovates and partners with customers in diverse global end markets. Its products and solutions are used in planes, cars, smart and medical devices, batteries, in mineral and oil extraction, among many other applications promoting sustainability. Its lightweighting materials enhance cleaner mobility, its formulations optimize the use of resources and its performance chemicals improve air and water quality. Solvay is headquartered in Brussels with around 27,000 employees in 58 countries. Net sales were € 10.9 billion in 2016, with 90% from activities where Solvay ranks among the world’s top 3 leaders. Solvay SA (SOLB.BE) is listed on Euronext Brussels and Paris (Bloomberg: SOLB.BB - Reuters: SOLB.BR) and in the United States its shares (SOLVY) are traded through a level-1 ADR program.